You will join a small team on our Advocacy Support Service to provide independent advocacy for people who reside in a variety of care settings around the borough of Sandwell. This service is commissioned by Sandwell MBC as part of their monitoring of standards of care.
Advocacy Support Officer
Salary Scale: £7, 465 – £7, 605 (16 Hours/week)
Employers Pension Contribution 5% of salary
You will ensure that there is independent advocacy provision for people of different ages and backgrounds who have care needs and reside in a nursing or residential care home, Extra Care setting and for those who attend Day Care provision.
You will provide an inclusive service for residents, service users and/or relatives to complete monitoring questionnaires. The questionnaires focus on the choices a person has with regard to their care and support and looks at a holistic approach to health and wellbeing.
You will report back to Sandwell MBC’s Contracts and Monitoring Team to improve the level of care and support available.
Further details can be found on our website here: https://sandwelladvocacy.org/vacancies
Closing date for applications: 5.00pm on Friday 22nd February 2019.
Applications should be submitted on our Application Form as CV’s will not be accepted.
Completed applications should be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org
Interviews will be held on: Thursday 7th March 2019